Category Archives: Features

Women in Construction Symposium

by Laura Rodley WESTFORD, MA — Catherine Schoenenberger, president of Stay Safe Traffic Products, Inc., of Westford MA, and National president elect 2016-2017 of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), moderated the Women in Construction Symposium at the Nashoba Valley Technical School in Westford MA on March 7, attended by 116 female HS […]

CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 a huge success

by Jon M. Casey For the estimated 125,000 plus attendees at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the mood was upbeat and there was much to see as more than 2,800 exhibitors from around the globe offered the latest in products and services for the contracting, recycling and quarry industries. Having taken place at the Las Vegas Convention Center […]

Trucking industry mourns the loss of a legend

by Jeran Pollock, V.P. Sales, Elliott Machine Works, Inc.                 Central Appalachia and many in the truck equipment business are mourning the loss of a legend.  Wes Tobin, of Pikeville, KY, 95, died Friday, March 17, 2017.  He dedicated many years of his life to servicing customers and equipment in the mining business.  Even at the […]

Are you ready for the 2017 Hard Hat Expo?

by Jon M. Casey April 5 and 6 are fast approaching! Are you ready for the 2017 Hard Hat Expo at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY? Show organizers are busy preparing for this year’s show as exhibitors plan for this two day event. For construction contractors and industry professionals who are looking […]

Laying down the Lawn

Bandit’s Model 60FM skid-steer attachment is opening up new markets for landscapers by Christopher Smith At this point, readers are probably expecting to learn about a successful tree service, large land clearing operation, or a municipality getting the most from Bandit’s new 60FM mulching skid-steer attachment. You know the Model 60FM; compact and ideally suited […]